Selection Committee

Are you an International student or a Special student and you want to get involved in the governance of the SFUO and make a difference? We currently have two (2) vacant seats available. Your Student Federation needs YOU! You can send your application to the Board Selection Committee now.

Vacancies at the Board of Administration (BOA):

1 International Student seat

1 Special Student seat

Eligibility

International Student Seat

Any International student member of the Federation is eligible to run for the International Student director seat provided that:

a. They will be at least eighteen years of age as of the first day of their mandate.

b. They are enrolled in a faculty and currently hold International Student status.

Special Student Seat

Any member of the Federation is eligible to run for a faculty director or special student director seat provided that:

a. They will be at least eighteen years of age as of the first day of their mandate.

b. They are enrolled in the faculty for which they are seeking a seat or in the case of a special student, they hold special student status

Selection process

Please provide a cover letter that will include the responses to the following questions:

➢ What is your knowledge of the Student Federation of the University of Ottawa (SFUO)?

➢ Why would you like to be on the Board of Administration for the Student Federation?

➢ What are the steps that you would take to better represent your constituents at the Board?

➢ According to your knowledge, what are the current governance challenges of the SFUO?

Please send your application to chair.selection@sfuo.ca. The deadline to submit your candidacy is November 1st, 2018 at 6:00 PM. Candidates must be available for a full day training on November 3, 2018.

* Please provide your student number and proof of student status. Resume must be attached.